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Title

The cry of the mothers

1885


Artist

Frank Mahony

Australia, England

1862 - 28 Jun 1916


Details


Date

1885


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.5 x 91.9 cm stretcher; 106.6 x 122.1 x 11.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 73.5 x 89.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "FRANK P. MAHONY/ 1885".


Credit

Purchased 1896


Location

Not on display


Accession number

665


Artist information

Frank Mahony

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Julian Ashton, Now came still evening on, Sydney, 1941, 98.

A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 136.

The Sydney morning herald, 'Death of Frank Mahony', pg. 8, Sydney, 15 Aug 1916, 8.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899. cat.no. 285; Oil Paintings-Australian

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893. cat.no. 466; Supplement

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 1.9.1891-4.5.1898, Sydney, 1891-1898. 15 January 1896; 5 March 1896